Solutions Architect

Solutions Architects have expertise in compute, network, storage, security.

Solutions Architect certification path

The solutions architect certification path is organized into 3 levels: Fundamentals, Associate and Expert.

An optional start for those new to Azure

FUNDAMENTALS CERTIFICATION

Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals

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Solutions Architect certifications

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Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert

Requirements: Exam AZ-300, AZ-301
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Candidates for the Azure Solutions Architect Expert certification should have subject matter expertise in designing and implementing solutions that run on Microsoft Azure, including aspects like compute, network, storage, and security.

Responsibilities for this role include advising stakeholders and translating business requirements into secure, scalable, and reliable cloud solutions.

An Azure Solution Architect partners with cloud administrators, cloud DBAs, and clients to implement solutions.

A candidate for this certification should have advanced experience and knowledge of IT operations, including networking, virtualization, identity, security, business continuity, disaster recovery, data platform, budgeting, and governance–this role should manage how decisions in each area affect an overall solution. In addition, this role should have expert-level skills in Azure administration and have experience with Azure development and DevOps processes.

Microsoft Certified: Dynamics 365: Finance and Operations Apps Solution Architect Expert

Requirements: Exam MB-700
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Solution Architects for Finance and Operations apps in Microsoft Dynamics 365 are trusted advisors who understand business recommended practices, software capabilities, and implementation delivery so they can lead implementation team members to implement Dynamics solutions that can achieve the predefined implementation goals.

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